Environmental Policy

The federal entity created to guard against another Great Recession just issued its first landmark report on global warming.
It's widely understood that plastics litter the oceans and kill animals. But its huge and growing impact on global warming has evaded public scrutiny.
A controversial Pentagon program is fast-tracking shipments of surplus military gear to police departments that claim to be preparing for climate disasters. The consequences could be deadly.
Hopes are dimming after a lone coal-state Democrat sounded the death knell for President Joe Biden's clean electricity program.
Sen. Joe Manchin (D-WV) is hindering President Joe Biden’s Build Back Better agenda and getting called out for his actions.
Water officials warned that the state's "climate is transitioning to a warmer setting."
The long-lasting chemicals known as PFAS are increasingly turning up in public drinking water systems, private wells and even food.
The large leatherback apparently got "disoriented" in Cape Cod Bay, but after a change of scenery and some vitamins, he was good to go.
Before and after photos of the course reveal dramatic change.
The 31-year-old journalist helps her audience make sense of the impact of colonization, history and climate change on Puerto Rico.